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PET scan

radioactive form of glucose movement while brain performs a specific task

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MRI

magnetic resonance imaging shows brain anatomy

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fmri

same

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brain regions

travel from eldest to youngest

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severing the reticular formation

COMA

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visual info in voluntary movement

occipital and cerebrum

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damage to cerebellum

no balance!!!!!!

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brain region that influences the endocrine system

limbic system and hypothalamus

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"reward centers" int he brain

hypothalamus amygdala!

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covers the cerebrum

cerebral cortex

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occipital lobe

see

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temporal

auditory

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frontal

decisions and judgment

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sensory cortex

registers and processes boyd touch movment sensations

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motor cortex

voluntary movement

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association areas

higher mental functions such as learning remembering thinking and speaking

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wernick's area

lagnuage reception

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plasticity

brains ability to change

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hemispherectomy

half the brain (one hemisphre) is removed

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corpus callosum

connects two hemispheres and connects info between the 2

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deaf people

left hemisphere

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right hemisphere

commands

shapes music

ideas spatial relationships

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left hemisphere

movements muscls

speaking writing words numbers

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cognitive neuroscientists

study brain activity linked with cognition (perception thinking  memory and language)

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dual processing

info. is often simultaneously procssd on separate conscious and unconscious tracks